Sunflower (song)

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"Sunflower"
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Single by Glen Campbell
from the album Southern Nights
B-side "How High Did We Go"
Released June 20, 1977
Genre Country pop
Length 2:50
Label Capitol 4445
Songwriter(s) Neil Diamond
Producer(s) Gary Klein
Glen Campbell
Glen Campbell singles chronology
"Southern Nights"
(1977)
"Sunflower"
(1977)
"God Must Have Blessed America"
(1977)

"Sunflower" is a song written by Neil Diamond and recorded by American country music singer Glen Campbell. It was released in June 1977 as the second single from Campbell's 1977 album, Southern Nights. "Sunflower" was the last of eight number ones on the Easy Listening chart for Campbell. The single spent one week at number one and peaked at number 39 on the Billboard Hot 100.[1] "Sunflower" peaked at number four on the US country chart.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1977) Peak
position
Canadian RPM Top Singles 37
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 7
New Zealand [3] 34
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 39
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 4
US Billboard Easy Listening 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 44. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 67. 
  3. ^ "NZ Top 40 Singles Chart | The Official New Zealand Music Chart". Nztop40.co.nz. 1977-10-16. Retrieved 2016-10-12. 
  4. ^ "Glen Campbell – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Glen Campbell.
  5. ^ "Glen Campbell – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Glen Campbell.

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